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    Austin, Texas 78714

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TB Education, Training and Resources


TB Education and Training: Training Materials
Document Number Title Revision Date
TB-905 TB Skin Test Competency Check List (DOC) 8/2017
13-14599 Venipuncture Performance Evaluation (DOC) 4/2015
TB Education and Training: Brown Bag
Title Revision Date
TB GIMS 2/2018
Outpatient Case Management of Drug Resistant TB 4/2018
Tuberculosis Targeted Testing 6/2018
TB Contact Investigation Tools and Case Studies 8/2018
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring: A Tool for Case Management 12/2018
TB Education and Training: Fact Sheets
Document Number Title Revision Date
Tuberculosis & COVID-19 Know the Difference (PDF) 12/2020
TB-915 Take on TB (PDF) 10/2020
1 2 3s of TB (PDF) 3/2020
13-13692 TB in Texas (PDF) 4/2020
13-15777 Tuberculosis Along the Texas-Mexico Border (PDF) 1/2021
TB-416 Tuberculosis Among Texans Experiencing Homelessness (English) (PDF) 10/2018
TB-416a Tuberculosis Among Texans Experiencing Homelessness (Spanish) (PDF) 10/2018
TB Education and Training: CDC Resource Documents
Title
TB Guidelines [CDC] - From CDC Division of TB Elimination, a listing of all TB guidelines issued from the division
Recommendations for Use of Isoniazid-Rifapentine Regimen with Direct Observation to Treat Latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection - From CDC MMWR Weekly: December 9, 2011; 60 (48); 1650-1653
Updated Guidelines for Using Interferon Gamma Release Assays to Detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection - United States, 2010 - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; June 25, 2010; 59 (RR-05); 1-25
Updated Guidelines for the Use of Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests in the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis - From CDC MMWR Weekly; January 16, 2009, 58 (01); 7-10
Plan to Combat Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; February 13, 2009; 58 (RR-03); 1-43
Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional and Detention Facilities: Recommendations from CDC - From CDC MMWR Recommendations Reports; July 7, 2006; 55 (RR-09); 1-44
Guidelines for Using the QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test for Detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection, United States - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; December 16, 2005; 54 (No. RR-15); 49-55
Guidelines for the Investigation of Contacts of Persons with Infectious Tuberculosis - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Report: December 16, 2005; 54 (RR-15); 1-37
Controlling Tuberculosis in the United States - Recommendations form the American Thoracic Society, CDC, and the Infectious Disease Society of America - From CDC MMWR Weekly; November 4, 2005; 54 (RR-12); 1-81
Guidelines for Preventing the Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Health-Care Settings, 2005 - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; December 30, 2005; 54 (RR-17); 1-141
Slide Set - Guidelines for Preventing the Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Health-Care Settings, 2005 - From CDC Division of TB Elimination
Guidelines for the Investigation of Contacts of Persons with Infectious Tuberculosis: Recommendations from the National Tuberculosis Controllers Association and CDC - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; December 16, 2005; 54 (RR-17); 1-37
Treatment of TuberculosisAmerican Thoracic Society, CDC, and Infectious Diseases Society of America MMWR; June 20, 2003; 52 (RR-11); 1-77
Appendix B-Tuberculosis (TB) risk assessment worksheet - From CDC Division of TB Elimination
Progressing Toward Tuberculosis Elimination in Low-Incidence Areas of the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis - From CDC MMWR Recommendations and Reports; May 3, 2002; 51 (RR-05); 1- 16
Diagnostic Standards/Classifications of TB in Adults and Children (PDF) - American Journal of Respiratory Care and Critical Care Medicine, 2000; 161; 1376-1395
Tuberculosis Technical Instruction for Panel Physicians



Last updated May 25, 2021